Sunday, April 30, 2017
Staff Picks

Staff Picks

Here at Major Hifi, we LOVE headphones and music in general.  So throughout our adventures in testing headphones, we invariably come across certain models that demand attention.  Our staff picks pertain to headphones that we believe perform above-and-beyond the rest, whether it's due to the price, your music tastes, or the technology involved.

Sennheiser HD 4.20S Review

Sennheiser HD 4.20S Review

Similar to the HD 2.30 in terms of size and fit, the new Sennheiser HD 4.20S sports a roomier fit on the ears, as well as a slightly different sound.  That...
JBL Reflect Mini Review

JBL Reflect Mini Review

Touted as the lightest in-ear headphone, the JBL Reflect Mini writes some big checks.  But with a price tag of $59.95, how does it stack up to other earphones? JBL Reflect Mini...
Sennheiser HD 2.10 Review

Sennheiser HD 2.10 Review

When it comes to on-ear headphones under $50, Sennheiser is NOT the brand that comes to mind.  Or at least, it wasn’t the brand that came to mind – until I...
Sennheiser HD 2.30i Review

Sennheiser HD 2.30i Review

Fresh on the market from the good folks at Sennheiser, the new HD 2.30i comes with a super-affordable price tag of $89.99.  But how does it sound, and is it the...

Sennheiser HD 599 Review

Sennheiser headphones have long been characterized by an overall darker sound – with plenty of emphasis on the low end, while the mids and highs often vary from one model to...

Beyerdynamic DT 1990 Pro Review

Beyerdynamic has been rolling out a lot of new products lately just in time for the holidays. Coming as a huge addition to their professional reference headphone line, the DT 1990 is a...

Beyerdynamic Byron BTA Wireless Review

Beyerdynamic has released their Byron In-Ear line which is exciting because this heralds Beyerdynamic's entrance into the wireless In-Ear market. This release comes with 3 different incarnations of the Byron In-Ear....

Sennheiser PC 373D Review

Sennheiser has been contently rated in the top tier of gaming headsets with their GAME series and their more refined PC series. While the GAME headsets are more inclined towards console...

Shure SE315 Review

Shure earphones usually receive their due credit when it comes to sound quality, especially high-end models such as the SE535 and SE846.  For entry-level models, though, beginner audiophiles often find themselves at...
MicFlip Reversible MicroUSB Charging Cable

MicFlip Reversible MicroUSB Charging Cable

This cable has solved an issue to plague all microUSB items from headphones to tablet. Here's our review of MicFlip, a reversible charging cable. MicFlip Reversible MicroUSB Charging Cable How many times have...

Audio Technica ATH-ESW990H Review

Fresh from Audio Technica this year, the ATH-ESW990H has just graced my review desk with its presence.  Featuring wood cups made from sycamore, these headphones supposedly offer extreme detail in the...
Shure SRH1840 Review

Shure SRH1840 Review

The Shure SRH1840 runs about $499.  Sporting an open-back design, it's definitely packing some high-end sound.  But just how good of a sound is it?  And is it worth the price...